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'''Procopius of Caesarea''' ( ''Procopios o Caisareus'', ; 500 – 554 AD) was a prominent Late Antiquity|late antique scholar from Palaestina Prima.''Procopius'', John Moorhead, ''Encyclopedia of Historians and Historical Writing: M–Z'', Vol. II, Kelly Boyd, (Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, 1999), 962;"Like many Byzantine scholars, Procopius affected a remarkable traditional form of writing". Accompanying the Roman general Belisarius in the wars of the Emperor Justinian I|Justinian, he became the principal Byzantine historian of the 6th century, writing the ''Wars'' (or ''Histories''), the ''Buildings of Justinian'' and the now-celebrated (and infamous) ''Secret History''. He is commonly held to be the last major historian of the ancient Western world.
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